Samuel Gyamfi is the new National Communications Officer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) after beating Fred Agbenyo.
According to Citi News report sighted by YEN.com.gh, the young lawyer polled 6,225 votes, as against Agbenyo’s 2,069.
Gyamfi went into the election as the deputy Communications Officer, however, he proved his worth against Agbenyo who is older than him.
Gyamfi has been an active member of the Communications team of the NDC over the past few years, and is known for representing the party on some major media platforms.
Until recently, Gyamfi was the Communications Director of Ibrahim Mahama’s Exton Cubic Mining Group.
He was also the spokesperson and PRO for the former Mayor of Kumasi, Kojo Bonsu, between 2012-2016.
He was President for TEIN-NDC KNUST between 2011-2012, and is the immediate past SRC President of the Ghana School of Law.
Meanwhile, Kwaku Boahen and Godwin Ako Gunn – who is known infamously as one-third of the ‘Montie 3’, jailed for contempt by the Supreme Court in 2016 – were also elected as the party’s Deputy Communications Officers.
Deputy Communications Officer results (Provisional)
Kwaku Boahen -2857
Godwin Ako Gunn -1816
Adongo Atule Jacob -978
Mahama Seidu Samuel -573
Muhammed Nurullah Iddrisu -473
Alhaj Mohammed Nasiru Seidu -1637
This year’s NDC congress is the 9th Delegates’ Conference and it was held at the Fantasy Dome of the Trade Fair Center in Accra on Saturday into Sunday.
The conference saw the adoption of some motions of amendment to the party’s Constitution and the election of all national executives.
About 9000 delegates voted in the election.
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